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Coronary CT angiography-derived quantitative markers for predicting in-stent restenosis.

posted by Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD | Apr 1, 2017
Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD

Objective: To evaluate quantitative markers derived from coronary CT angiography (coronary CTA) performed prior to percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with stent placement for predicting in-stent restenosis (ISR) as defined by quantitative coronary angiography (QCA). Read more

Prognostic implications of coronary CT angiography-derived quantitative markers for the prediction of major adverse cardiac events.

posted by Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD | Mar 17, 2017
Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD

Objective: To evaluate quantitative markers derived from coronary CT angiography (coronary CTA) for the prediction of major adverse cardiac events (MACE). Read more

Correlation and predictive value of aortic root calcification markers with coronary artery calcification and obstructive coronary artery disease.

posted by Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD | Jan 2, 2017
Carlo Nicola De Cecco, M.D., PhD

Objective: To evaluate the correlation between aortic root calcification (ARC) markers and coronary artery calcification (CAC) derived from coronary artery calcium scoring (CACS) and their ability to predict obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD). Read more

In Vitro Comparison of Second- and Third-generation Dual-source CT for Coronary Stent Visualization at Different Tube Potentials

posted by dsct.com | Oct 14, 2016
dsct.com

Rationale and Objectives: The study aimed to evaluate in vitro stent lumen visibility of coronary stents in a second- and third-generation dual-source computed tomography (CT) system at 100 and 120 kVp tube potential. Read more

Development of an Ex Vivo, Beating Heart Model for CT Myocardial Perfusion.

posted by Rozemarijn Vliegenthart, M.D., PhD | Aug 26, 2016
Rozemarijn Vliegenthart, M.D., PhD

Objective: To test the feasibility of a CT-compatible, ex vivo, perfused porcine heart model for myocardial perfusion CT imaging. Read more

Dynamic CT myocardial perfusion imaging identifies early perfusion abnormalities in diabetes and hypertension: insights from a multicenter registry.

posted by Rozemarijn Vliegenthart, M.D., PhD | Aug 16, 2016
Rozemarijn Vliegenthart, M.D., PhD

Objective: To analyze perfusion parameters derived from dynamic computed tomography perfusion imaging (CTPI) in patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD), and relationship with risk factors. Read more

Non-Electrocardiogram-Triggered 70-kVp High-Pitch Computed Tomography Angiography of the Whole Aorta With Iterative Reconstruction: Initial Results.

posted by U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D. | Jul 26, 2016
U. Joseph Schoepf, M.D.

Objectives: To evaluate the feasibility of non-electrocardiogram (ECG)-triggered 70-kVp high-pitch aortic computed tomography angiography (CTA) with iterative reconstruction (IR) and reduced contrast agent using second-generation dual-source CT (DSCT). Read more



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